South Africa might face a similar health problem as the US as e-cigarettes are sold here without regulation. This lack of regulation has resulted in a proliferation of outlets selling these products without providing basic information such as the ingredients and the im...

This follows multiple deaths linked to vaping in the United States.

CAPE TOWN - Government needs to put out e-cigarettes: that’s what the National Council Against Smoking is hoping for.

It wants e-cigarettes to be better regulated. This follows multiple deaths linked to...

Watch our executive director, Savera Kalideen talk about e-cigarettes regulation.

Vaping is a common practice among South African teenagers, with many parents allowing their children to smoke nicotine-free e-cigarettes, believing them to be safer than tobacco, according to a report in the Sunday Times.

According to the report, regulation to control t...

JOHANNESBURG - No vaping-related deaths have been reported yet in South Africa according to the National Council Against Smoking.

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Health authorities across the world have been flagging concerns about vaping pot...

Soon, South Africa may have no choice but to join the fight in preventing the production, sale and use of e-cigarettes.

Once a popular trend among smokers, electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, were, at one point, the answer to a lot of social problems caused by combu...

 Watch our Executive Director Savera Kalideen speaks about the e-cigarettes epidemic and why it is important that South Africa regulates them.

We read with some amusement the article “SARS’s track plan might not work,” that appeared in the Sowetan on 10 September 2019.

The article is disconcerting on many levels. SARS is indeed poised to implement a track and trace system for tobacco products. That much is tru...

India's cabinet has approved a ban on the import, production and sale of e-cigarettes, the country's finance minister said, citing a public health risk to young people from "vaping".

The government of Narendra Modi approved an emergency order, drawn up by the health min...

The Food and Drug Administration barred the use of pulegone as a food additive after receiving petitions from health and environmental groups.

LONDON - A cancer-causing compound banned by US regulators last year as a food additive has been found at potentially dangerous...

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